Blitz Build begins! Day One, morning shift.
The Okuboye Home.
Volunteers prepare to carry the trusses to erect the roof.
Habitat Site Supervisor John Cissell.
Habitat Site Supervisor Jack Sutfin explains how to lift the truss.
Habitat Site Supervisor Rick Vail directs the volunteers.
Raising the roof!
The first truss is up on the Moore Family Home!
Volunteers from Publix (Seminole store).
Habitat Site Supervisor David Morris.
Building the wall frames.
The first truss goes up on the Okuboye Family home!
Regular Habitat volunteer Sue cuts the boards for the wall frames.
Habitat Volunteer Coordinator Kevin Klucas is interviewed by FoxTV Channel 13.
Habitat Site Supervisor Deb Smead.
First Lt. Nathan Hofferman brought 24 volunteers from MacDill Air Force Base to help out during the morning shift.
Habitat Homeowner Rashidat Okuboye and her stepmom came out to help on the build.
Habitat Homeowner Kimberley Moore and her friend, Sadiq, stand in front of her future home!
The Moore and Okuboye 'team' pose for a quick pic!
Volunteers from MacDill Air Force Base.
Habitat Compliance Officer Amy Meek and Habitat homeowner and ongoing enthusiastic volunteer April Giraldi.
Habitat Site Supervisor Gabby Camacho.
Site Supervisor Jack Sutfin.
Jack and his keg of Joe!
Break time is over!
Assembling the walls.
Future Habitat homeowner Estefania Frye.
Homeowner Kimberley Moore.
Some of the neighboring Habitat homes to the Blitz Build houses in Stevens Creek.
The Habitat Showcase Home in the Stevens Creek subdivision.
The Showcase Home was furnished with items from the Habitat Pinellas ReStore with the interior design assistance of Decker Ross.
The volunteers and Blitz Build work further down the street.
The MacDill AFB volunteers pose for a group shot with Site Supervisor Gabby Camacho.
The volunteer lunch tent.
The afternoon shift wraps up for the day, laying tarps to protect the frame from the projected evening rain.
The Day One afternoon shift workers were able to erect many of the interior walls before the end of the day!